2015: Rippleside Terrace, Tarneit (Victoria). Pesticides: Bifenthrin, DEET, Dimethoate, Prometryn, Simazine

Potentially toxic concentrations of synthetic pyrethroids associated with low density residential land use

Supplementary Material

Stephen Marshall*, David Sharley, Katherine Jeppe, Simon Sharp, Gavin Rose, Vincent, Pettigrove


Sayers Drain wetland; cnr Rippleside Terrace and Mirror Ave, Tarneit


Feb/April 2015: Bifenthrin 4ug/kg, DEET 11ug/kg, Dimethoate 69.1ug/kg, Prometryn 26ug/kg, Simazine 14ug/kg

also see: https://pursuit.unimelb.edu.au/articles/the-common-insecticide-poisoning-our-rivers-and-wetlands